Extended Day 2017-18

A good book

Who doesn’t love settling down with a good book?  Visit any LNS studio and you will see carefully curated shelves enticing the children sit and

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Flowers Designs

Felt flowers, pipe cleaners, and popsicle sticks were offered for exploration. Hannah made a flower and then wrapped it around her wrist. Look! I made a

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Where to next?

A beautiful day and requests from the children for a picnic saw us heading out into the sculpture park for Stay and Play.  We chose

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Butterfly

    Caterpillar                    Chrysalis                   Butterfly!!!  Sylvie noticed a

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A Helping Hand

Work created during Stay and Play is often taken home at the end of the day.  It may be folded and placed in backpacks but

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Doctor – Patient

Jonah- I was running at the pool and BOOM, I hurt my foot. I ran on the stone floor, bump, bump, bump OUCH!- Jonah bandages his

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Claywork

Although, March has been so snowy and cold, April will soon be here and so will our LNS Gala!  The Extended Day children have been

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Cat Museum

During the Extended Day program, the children have the opportunity to play with children from all four studios. It is wonderful to observe the  developing

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Where’s Mama Bear?

We have offered Model Magic clay, wood slices, and forest animals to the corner table. Children have created caves, lairs, nests, food, blankets and various

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Making Notes

Cal sits at the table and draws wavy lines in a linear fashion. I’m writing notes….Love Mama! This is a note for my Mama. It takes

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What is this game?

Following lots of play with penguins over the past couple of weeks we brought in a new manipulative to Extended Day, leaving them for the

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Thank You!

Many, many thanks to our Extended Day families for the lovely birthday gifts we received last week!  How fun are the plates?  We know everything

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I’m Making a Pattern

An assortment of white, silver and clear beads of various shapes and sizes were offered at the round table. The children used sparkly, silver pipes

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Construction

Travers choses a dump truck to haul wood blocks. I’m building a garage. Travers carefully balances various size blocks and moves his vehicle slowly across the rug.

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Princess Little Batwing

Lately, Little Batwing has had some struggles with her behavior… Ada Little Batwing’s been jumping on my head, being SO MEAN, and eating candy before

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Collecting Honey

Food was being prepared for Little Batwing and her animal friends.  Quinn invited Margot to help him….’I’m collecting honey, you can help.  It has to

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Rules About Cake

      Ada  Little Batwing is sleeping right now. We’re making a new playroom for her! But she can’t see it yet, she can’t

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